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Apostle Islands Kayaks

690 Main Street, La Pointe, WI
+1 715-747-3636
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Great Kayak tours for all levels!

We were looking for a fun activity with some exercise involved and we found it. We booked a half... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Myron S

It was an amazing experience. We had a great time with friends. Edward is very interesting and nice... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Marina M
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690 Main Street, La Pointe, WI
+1 715-747-3636
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a fun activity with some exercise involved and we found it. We booked a half day (4hr) tour to the limestone caves with a leader. The kayaks were ready and gear was out when we arrived on the beach at 8AM....More

Thank Myron S
Reviewed 26 November 2016

It was an amazing experience. We had a great time with friends. Edward is very interesting and nice person. He taught us how to work with pedals and showed us the most beautiful places of Madeline Island.

Thank Marina M
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We took the early ferry to Madeline Island, as it gave us time to visit the town. We had no idea that our instructor was 80 years old. He was quite agile and was way faster than any of us. Wow! He is also quite...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 6 July 2016

My family were all "first timers" when we booked our reservation on 6-11-16. To begin with, Ed gave us walking directions from the ferry since we were staying in Bayfield. Once we FINALLY arrived to his location he inquired about our car. Not knowing we...More

6  Thank Melissa P
Edward K, Public Relations Manager at Apostle Islands Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2016

This is nonsense.

Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

What a great experience. We are beginners but felt super comfortable with Ed. He is probably the most interesting person we've ever met who wants to make sure you not only have a great time but learn the right way to kayak. We started in...More

1  Thank Ronda M
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This was the best thing we did on Madeline Island by far. Ed was very flexible and fun and we had a great day!

Thank Kelli1000
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We went kayaking over Memorial Day weekend with our 9 yr old and 5 yr old. Ed the tour guide was excellent!! He was great with our kids and made our first time kayaking an enjoyable experience. Although we didn't get to go in the...More

Thank Courtney J
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I called the evening ahead to rent kayaks for the following morning (Not a good idea if you want to guarantee a spot on the water!), and Ed was awesome. He took my reservation right away, even adding in a time slot for us that...More

Thank NurseJay
Reviewed 24 September 2015

We booked our tour with the owner, Ed, and had a great time kayaking to the sea caves. We started with a kayaking, which was helpful in that it save my arms from doing all of the work! Ed made sure everyone was well educated...More

Thank AmfromtheStP
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Our family of four LOVED our experience with Apostle Islands Kayaks. And this was in no small measure because of the thoughtful and experienced skill of Ed Kale, our guide. This is an honest guy who has been doing this for years. He's good at...More

Thank Bernard F
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15 May 2015|
Response from Edward K | Property representative |
Our kayak tours are perfect for parents with you children. It is probably best for each parent to take a child in a double kayak. From Big State Park on Madeline Island we paddle to the caves and cliffs on Madeline. Take... More